This is my answer to the Necktie Challenge. A single uncut tie was used to create the gown on this Barbie Basics doll named Renee. She wears it with a silk paisley cocoon coat made from a designer tie, again, uncut, folded and hand-stitched.
"this is an excellent idea! as you said we have sewing group but mine (Sew Much Fun) is quite a general sewing nest and historical fashion group would be an asset here.
I love period costumes and fashion history since my youth and will be…"